The quickest way to solve a maze exploits both quantum and classical processes, say physicists who have demonstrated the effect for the first time.
A startup called SolidEnergy has developed a kind of lithium-ion battery that stores far more energy.
An exotic form of silicon, called silicene, could enable a new generation of faster computers.
Researchers have found a way to augment ordinary silicon solar cells with a material called a perovskite.
Carmakers must also push out more of the cleaner vehicles to meet average fleet emissions standards.
Researchers solve key challenges with energy-dense lithium-air batteries.
Researchers at IBM have made the first 3-D transistors using a promising new manufacturing approach.
Here's what the president was talking about when he referred to solar liquid fuels in the State of the Union address last night.
Materials scientists have discovered how to make black phosphorus nanosheets in large amounts, heralding a new era of nanoelectronic devices.
The ongoing revolution in image processing has produced yet another way to extract images from a complex environment.